ARCH 344

Construction Codes and Regulations

Spring 2005

Instructor: Richard H. Shiga







Web Resources

Portland Maps


Americans With Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines


Portland Bureau Developmental Services


Portland Zoning Code


The list of codes adopted and in force in the City of Portland and administered by the Bureau of Development Services:


Maps showing City Zoning, Neighborhood Association, Business Association, etc.


Portland Bureau Developmental Services - Permitting Process Information


International Code Council (Publishers of the International Building Code)




Copies of the building codes may be viewed at the following locations:


Multnomah County Library Central Branch

801 SW 10th Ave., Portland, Oregon

BDS Resource Center, Development Services Center

1900 SW 4th Ave., Portland, Oregon.

Hours: M-F, 7:30 a.m. 3:00 p.m.


Copies of building codes may be purchased at the following locations. It is recommended that you check with the location to be sure that they have copies in stock as not all codes are continually stocked at all locations.

Building Tech Bookstore

8020 SW Cirrus Dr., Beaverton, Oregon


International Conference of Building Officials

Whittier, California, 888-699-0541

Chemeketa Community College Bookstore

Salem, Oregon, 503-399-5131